The Team

The Ocean Avenue Project team has deep local roots. Worthe Real Estate Group (Worthe), M. David Paul and Associates (MDPA) and Gehry Partners (GP) each have a decades-long history of community involvement. Mr. Gehry, recognized world wide, has long desired to design a truly special project in his hometown of Santa Monica.

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“I’m very excited—it’s been 30 years since I’ve had the opportunity to design an impactful project in my hometown of over 40 years.”

Frank Gehry, Gehry Partners

“Our team feels a strong responsibility to create a truly special place that residents can enjoy and be excited about. We look forward to working with the community on this project.”

Jeff Worthe, President Worthe Real Estate Group

“We have spent countless hours considering the right project for this very special site and our community. The result is a Gehry-designed building and museum campus that will be a cultural anchor for residents and visitors alike.”

David Paul, President M. David Paul Associates